Healthy Chilli Cheese Dogs

2 min read
We've given Hawkeye's family BBQ from Avengers: Endgame a twist with spicy-as-you-like chilli and sour cream.

Preparation Time:40 Minutes

Cooking Time: 20 Minutes

Serves: 6


  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1 tbsp rapeseed oil
  • 250g lean mince
  • 2 tbsp Cajun seasoning
  • 1 red chilli, chopped and sliced
  • 4 tbsp tomato purée
  • 1 can of kidney beans
  • 12 sausages or hot dogs
  • 6 baguettes
  • 4 tbsp sour cream
  • 60g mature half-fat cheddar cheese, grated
  • Coriander, to serve


  1. Fry the onion and garlic in the oil for 5 minutes or until soft. Add the mince and cook for 6-7 minutes, or until browned.
  2. Stir in the seasoning and tomato purée, and fry for 1 minute. Add the beans and 100ml water, and bring to a boil. Cover and simmer gently for 40 minutes, stirring occasionally Remove the lid and cook for 5 minutes more.
  3. Preheat the grill and cook the sausages for 10-12 minutes. Split each baguette and toast, cut-side down.
  4. Put 2 sausages in each baguette, top with the chilli, sour cream, cheese, sliced red chilli (if desired), and coriander.